Thornton W. Burgess Society

Green Briar Nature Center & Jam Kitchen

Green Meadow Forest

Green Meadow Forest

Visit the storybook world of Peter Rabbit and his friends. Opportunities Thursdays - Saturdays. Read more for tickets.

Our Mission

To inspire reverence for wildlife and concern for the natural environment as taught in the writings of conservationist and naturalist Thornton W. Burgess.

Wildflower Garden Book Club

Wildflower Garden Book Club

Flowers in Fiction! Next opportunity July 21st 2:15 pm

Private Jam Class

Private Jam Class

Bring your own group of four! Read More for tickets.

Mercantile is Open & Online!

Mercantile is Open & Online!

We are online for products available to ship or for local pickup. SHOP IN PERSON, Tuesday - Saturday, 9:30 am - 3:30 pm!

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

Wednesday Morning Garden Tours

Wednesdays at 10am, through - August 25, guided tours of award-winning the Shirley G. Cross Wildflower Garden. No reservations needed.

ABCs in the Wildflower Garden

ABCs in the Wildflower Garden

Wildflowers speak to everyone...their very nature evokes the carefree bliss of childhood.

Membership

Membership

Become a member or renew you membership today!

Support Our Sponsors

Cape Cod Life Magazine Massachusetts Cultural Council Arts Foundation of Cape Cod The Museum Trail First Citizens Federal Credit Union Cape Cod 5 Kiwanis Sunderland Printing Oyster Harbors Marine Cape Classical 107.5
Cape Cod Cranberry Day

Cape Cod Cranberry Day

Saturday, October 9, 2021 10am to 2pm

The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

The Birthplace of Thornton W. Burgess

Visit the home of pioneer environmentalist, Thornton Burgess

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Shirley Cross Wildflower Garden

Interested in caring for our precious Wildflower garden? We are looking for volunteers, including tour guides. Read more for all the information!

'A bright and exciting future'

'A bright and exciting future'

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History to Acquire Thornton w. Burgess/Green Briar Nature Center in Sandwich

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

Cape Cod Museum of Natural History

The mission of the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History is to inspire appreciation, understanding and stewardship of our natural environment and wildlife through discovery and learning.

Volunteer

Volunteer

Looking for Volunteers!!